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Jemima Kiss

San Francisco, CA
Head of Technology and Writer — The Guardian

Head of the Guardian's technology reporting team. I only reply to email when the answer is YES. PGP: 0XF87DA69E

New York Times refuses to retract Trump story — About Pew Research Center Pew Research Center is a nonpartisan fact tank that informs the public about the issues, attitudes and trends shaping America and the world. It conducts public opinion polling, demographic research, media content analysis and other empirical social science research. Pew Research Center does not take policy positions.

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 recall expanded to 1.9m despite only 96 causing damage — The recall and replacement program for Samsung's faulty Note 7 smartphone has officially begun in the US after an agreement was reached with the Consumer Product Safety Commission, increasing the number of devices that could be returned to 1.9m.

Google News introduces fact check feature - just in time for US election — In the midst of a highly charged presidential election, where fact and fiction have frequently become confused, Google News has introduced a new fact check feature in search results for news stories. Launched today, fact check will now appear as a label among news search results, alongside other established labels such as opinion, local source and highly cited.

@SXSW: The peculiar Mark Zuckerberg keynote interview — Photo by michaelbrenner on Flickr. There was a lot of whooping and, I kid you not, some dancing in the aisles when Mark Zuckerberg walked into the auditorium at SXSW. It didn't last long.

iPhone 7 launch: key points from Apple's event — Apple is about to hold a launch event in the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco, where it will unveil a new iPhone 7 for 2016, which is expected to have a faster processor, better cameras and - controversially - remove the headphone port.

Chromaroma: the makeover London commuting has been waiting for — The middle of a chaotic London Tube strike might not seem the best moment to launch an Oyster card travel game, but that's exactly what the team behind Chromaroma is doing today. On the plus side, gaining a few points for getting out a stop early - whether you'd planned to or not - might make London's infuriating public transport system seem a little more fun.

Facebook could face extra $5bn tax bill after US investigation — Facebook could be liable to pay between $3 to $5bn in extra US tax after an extensive investigation by the US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) into the way the tech company transferred assets to Ireland. The tax agency has been exploring whether Facebook deliberately deployed complex financial processes designed to minimize the amount of US tax it paid.

Amazon Web Services booms as revenues hit $2.9bn in second quarter — Amazon Web Services, the company's cloud service division, has long provided the infrastructure for vast retail websites and plucky startups alike, from Netflix and Airbnb to Nasa and the Royal Opera House, but is now seen as the company's biggest driver of growth.

From virtual communities to real-life enterprises … How Kickstarter generated more than $5bn — The Fed Ex guy is always delivering intriguing parcels to Mini Museum's headquarters in Fairfax, Virginia, but he's never allowed to see what's inside. On Wednesday, it was something very cool from Norway, co-founder Jamie Grove explains - but he can't say any more.

Twitter pegging revenue hopes on $10bn live video market — Twitter reported its slowest growth in quarterly revenue since going public in 2013 as the company faces intensifying competition from fast-growing competitors such as Snapchat and Instagram. The microblogging service operator's shares plunged 10% in extended trading as revenue for the quarter fell short of analysts' estimates.
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Oct 20, 2016

Joey from Friends becomes first TV character to be 'virtually immortalized' 

Oct 20, 2016

How a cancer group thwarted Facebook's censorship: square breasts 

Oct 20, 2016

RT @rickklein: flashback - May: "You've been hearing me say it's a rigged system, but now I don't say it anymore because I won."

Oct 19, 2016

Zuckerberg: white male Facebook board member's Trump support provides 'diversity' 

Oct 19, 2016

Samsung owners furious as company resists paying up for Note 7 fire damage 

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